“Amazon shares break above $1,000 for the first time ever”

“Shares of Amazon crossed $1,000 per share on Tuesday, the first time ever, and a long way from the company’s 52-week low of $682.12…

Amazon has split three times since its IPO in 1997. In 1998, it issued a two-for-one stock split. In January 1999, it issued a three-for-one stock split and, in September 1999, it issued a two-for-one split. When Amazon hit $1,000, it’s technically the equivalent of a $12,000 share price in today’s terms.”


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